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St Columba's College, Portaferry

Safeguarding and Child protection

Safeguarding Team

Designated Governors

Principal: Mr J Hay

Designated Teacher for Child Protection: Mrs K Dumigan

Deputy Designated Teacher for Child Protection: Mr J Hay


You can find all relevant policies, procedures and documents regarding Safeguarding and Child Protection on this page.


If you have a concern about a child then please contact the Principal, Designated Teacher or Deputy Designated Teacher. If you are still concerned please contact the Chair of the Board of Governors. (This process is explained in more detail in the Child Protection Policy on this page - click the link to download it.)


All pupils are aware of the procedures and policies relevant to Safeguarding and advice notices are posted throughout the school.